Creatures & animals

The Silence SFX makeup tutorial (Dr. Who)

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Silence shall fall when the question is asked

In this episode we take on a character that you helped us choose. Namely The Silence. As one of the creepier monsters in the popular television series Dr. Who, The Silence turns out to be a religious society rather than just a species. Our approach to the look is a classic latex paste and flour solution for the sculpting of the face. For the hands however it’s a different story as we decided to use disposable gloves as a base, making it possible to actually re-use the hands whenever you need to dress up as the Silence.

On top of e the gloves we build layers of aluminium foil and tissue paper, along with liquid latex. When it has set and dried we simply paint and shade the hands and they are good to go.

As for the head we are using a bald cap along with the diy monster prosthetic and match up the colours when the mask is in place. Make sure you cut holsed for breathing before you apply the mask.

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Comments

  1. Emma Marie

    1 week ago

    YEEEEEEEEEEEEES SOMETHING FROM DOCTOR WHO!!!!!!!😁😁😁😁😁😁
  2. Mara Mara

    1 week ago

    NEVER CLICKED A VID SO FAST IN MY LIFE!!!
  3. Betty Willis

    1 month ago

    Good job
  4. Cosplay uke-chan

    2 months ago

    Oh and he kinda looks like slenderman XD
  5. Cosplay uke-chan

    2 months ago

    04:00pm at saturday or so.... (I live in germany so it wouldn't be a problem to you I guess :3)
  6. Blue Feather

    2 months ago

    this is very awesome, i'd like to do some of these spot on scream masks. very nicely done work...
  7. Dr Soap

    2 months ago

    I think you forgot to put the tutorial in the video...
  8. Isabella Graham

    2 months ago

    OMG FUCK YESSS DR WHO IS LIKE ONE OF THE BEST THINGS THAT HAS EVERR HAPPENED TO THIS WORLD
  9. River Song

    2 months ago

    So say you were going to make this for Halloween or a convention or something. Would you remember what you were going as or would you and everyone else forget?
  10. River Song

    2 months ago

    Oh this is awesome! Wait what am I typing this about?
  11. Ana Diaz

    3 months ago

    YOU SHOUD DO Á SLENDER MAN ellimacs do SLENDER MAN sound
  12. Rachel Xo

    3 months ago

    PLEEAASSEE DO ONE FROM THE MOVIE "THE FLY" DO HIM AT LIKE THE END WHEN HES REAL FUCKED UP AND SCARY LOOKING!!
  13. Erin Darcy

    3 months ago

    I am so happy that they did this, but they are not called the silence, as they say, "silence will fall", and "silence will fall when the question is asked", if u think they are called the silence they are saying they would fall I don't think they would want to fall, the silence isn't a species it is an religious order or movement, to the creatures the silence is another name for the doctor so really they are saying the doctor will fall when the question is asked. The Silence was a religious order created by Tasha Lem. It was an offshoot of the Church forces of the Papal Mainframe. They tried to kill the Doctor to prevent the fruition of a specific prophecy, which stated: "On the fields of Trenzalore, at the fall of the eleventh, when no living creature can speak falsely or fail to answer, a Question will be asked, a question that must never, ever be answered." This question was "the First Question, the oldest question in the universe, that must never be answered, hidden in plain sight." Dorium Maldovar told the Eleventh Doctor that the question was: "Doctor Who?", which was a question the Doctor had been apparently running from his entire life. This question was later revealed to be a code word intended to allow the Time Lords to know that it was safe to return to the universe from the pocket realm that the Doctor had placed them in to end the Time War. The Silence feared that if the Time Lords and Gallifrey returned, the Time War would begin anew and the only way to stop this from occurring was to prevent the Doctor from giving his true name to the Time Lords through a crack in time at Trenzalore.
  14. BonZi

    3 months ago

    HELL YEAH
  15. Kimberly underwood

    3 months ago

    Ellimacs sfx makup can you do another Doctor Who tutorial And do the tenth doctor and mack it look like he is died
  16. Chelsie

    4 months ago

    Favorite makeup artist of all time. I literally watched everyone of your videos. I love you so much ellimacs
  17. DANPLAYZ 652

    4 months ago

    Can you do slender man
  18. Rhea Jones

    4 months ago

    I looooooooooove dr who
  19. swagonator

    4 months ago

    if they recreate the weeping angels or the empty child that would be awesome
  20. Samantha Brymer

    4 months ago

    you guys are so awesome.. I wish that I was as talented and could do the stuff that yall do.. Love you guys. keep up the good work..
  21. Ashlyn Bouknight

    4 months ago

    WTF DID I JUST WATCH?
  22. That One Girl

    4 months ago

    I don't understand what this video I about?
  23. TheDevler23

    5 months ago

    I was hoping for an awesome tutorial but all i see is a blank screen. Then I tripped over nothing as I walked out of my office. Weird.
  24. Aleyna Abramovic

    5 months ago

    Love you ellimacs but how do you breath under that mask??
  25. homicidal convict

    5 months ago

    The silence always reminds me of slenderman
  26. CAX The Alien

    5 months ago

    That's cool.........wait what why am I commenting this?
  27. Autumn Crosby

    6 months ago

    Bruhhhhh this looks sick af
  28. spirit wolf

    6 months ago

    I always wanted to be a creature that looks like a pig πŸ–πŸ˜‹πŸ˜‚
  29. Brielle Nielson

    6 months ago

    what latex brand do you use? I can't find one I like.
  30. Echo Rayne

    7 months ago

    post deathly spongbob video
  31. Carly Fitzpatrick

    7 months ago

    Please do the empty child please I love your Chanel please !
    • ol' goofer

      5 months ago

      Carly Fitzpatrick it's literally just to put on a gas mask???
  32. faiz fauzri

    7 months ago

    ilove this......hey...can Elli do slenderman makeup and costume and black glove????....i want see...pleaseee..
  33. Silvia Barbieri

    8 months ago

    amazing oh my gosh;)
  34. Jimsinsxox

    8 months ago

    when I first saw Macs face I was like "He is so beautiful.... better then elli... "
  35. Gracey Killjoy

    8 months ago

    what happened to the cosplay channel yall were talking about?
  36. Kenzie Fincher

    8 months ago

    do you think you could make a video, or respond to me, about what basic products would be best for sfx gore makeup? i'm really looking to get into t but not sure what products i should invest in.
  37. Poppy Argo

    8 months ago

    I always thought it'd be funny if someone walked in on a bunch 9f silence hanging from the ceiling and then someone asks them how they're doing and then they all fall. Because silence will fall when the question is asked. No.... not funny. Nevermind.
  38. Dominatrix

    9 months ago

    Anytime after 11 am IST!
  39. SkeletΓΈn Clique

    9 months ago

    THIS IS AWESOME, THANKS!!!
  40. shyguygummybear

    9 months ago

    i cant look away from how brilliant this is also i might forget
  41. yo it's yo-yo diys

    9 months ago

    from the new movie
  42. yo it's yo-yo diys

    9 months ago

    can u do a power Rangers makeup tutorial plz
  43. Katie Shockey

    9 months ago

    I love this sooooo much
  44. You spelled it wrong
  45. XxXDragaonXxX

    9 months ago

    I'm not even kidding I watched this 3 times and for the life of me I keep forgetting how you made the mask!!! no joke!!!
  46. Gavin Baker

    10 months ago

    Omg I love doctor who!!!! You have got to do the Weeping Angels!!!
  47. Rileysgalaxy

    10 months ago

    ABHHHH DOCTOR WHO YES MATE
  48. Marjorie Gidwitz

    10 months ago

    Please do the gentlemen from Buffy the vampire slayer! They're terrifying and they float!!
  49. EndDragon 372

    10 months ago

    PLEASE do hologhast tutorial from Mrs perigrimes home for peculiar children also awesome video love the channel
  50. Demon Bella

    10 months ago

    Please please!! Do A creepypasta sfx makeup!!! 😭❀
  51. ania ealey

    10 months ago

    yall should do "the hill have eyes" one of them guys or the movie "wrong turn" mask I love them
  52. Marc Mediapro

    10 months ago

    its a great way to make a mask , i learned it from u guys , if i can say 2 little tips , i do the mix very well so it comes softer, so keep mixing and blend it ! , then after shaping it and drys out i do 2 more layers of liquid latex - with that it turns out more like a skin ! (unless u going for harder skin) keep on guys
  53. xxpertjay freshboy

    10 months ago

    do a werewolf from the show teenwolf that will be so awsome
  54. Leonie Bezi

    10 months ago

    How much Liquid Latex do you need for a "Mask" like this?πŸ™ˆπŸ™ˆYou do cool Stuff😍❀ellimacs sfx makeup
  55. liv

    10 months ago

    SHES WORKING WITH ILLWILLEDFX!?!?!?!?! OMG TATE IS MY ALL TIME FAVORITE MAKEUP ARTIST!!!!!!!!!! XO XO XO XO
  56. Cheyanne Martinez

    10 months ago

    do jeepers creepers
    • Samuel Neuin

      10 months ago

      Cheyanne Martinez Yes, the creeper would be incredible
  57. Michaela Han

    10 months ago

    4 a live stream i would watch at 4:00
  58. Mbele Mbamba

    10 months ago

    Hey Elli Could you show us how to become a blackwhite cartoon character, which looks realistic? Thanks^^
  59. camrynherr

    10 months ago

    I have a youtube channel called Beauty Scars & Latex with my friend Rylee and we love you guys! But we can't figure out how to make the latex paste. What brands are you using? Our always turns into a rubber ball
  60. Gretchen S

    10 months ago

    Gorgeous video!!! 😍😍 Could you do a gargoyle tutorial sometime soon? Lots of love from Germany 😘
  61. Josue Aguilar

    10 months ago

    try to do the monster from resident evil 7 monster i thinks its called moist monster
  62. Tiger_Girl PLAYZZ

    10 months ago

    I'm not a fan of Doctor who but I loved this
  63. Senad Fetic

    11 months ago

    Love this & every of your creations! p.s. About the live stream please around 15:00 h (CET) πŸ’žπŸ’žπŸ’ž
  64. Lia Curran

    11 months ago

    epic
  65. Oakley Gardner

    11 months ago

    Please do 011 from stranger things
  66. Rav3n

    11 months ago

    What was I doing?
  67. Holo Sohma

    11 months ago

    slender man
  68. pasca .s

    11 months ago

    but why did you film a video about nothing ? i don't understand... but i subscribed i don't why either
  69. Laetisha marie

    11 months ago

    Okay seriously, does any body else think this video is super boring? I've watched it multiple times and i still can't remember what its about
  70. Queenaussie

    11 months ago

    You have no idea how long I've been waiting for someone to do this
  71. littlesweetiejenkins

    11 months ago

    I like his face
  72. GodsAmongUs x

    11 months ago

    please someday can you do a Killer Frost make up tutorial ?
  73. Mal Monster

    11 months ago

    MORE DR WHO STUFF